GHIC 2015: Global Health & Innovation Conference
March 28-29, 2015
Yale University, New Haven, CT

April 21-22, 2012 - Conference Schedule

Click on the hyperlinked session titles below to read blogs, watch videos, and access resources about the April 2012 conference sessions. Additional content is added as it becomes available.

Saturday, April 21, 2012

Sunday, April 22, 2012

Saturday, 7:15am: Check-in and Registration Begins

Saturday, 8:00-8:15am: Opening

Saturday, 8:15-9:00am: Keynote Address

Saturday, 9:15-10:45am

Session SH: Social Change and Impact

Session SM: New Media Interactive Workshop

Session SL: Networking Lounge

Session CA: Rethinking Water and Sanitation Solutions

Session CL: Education Initiatives in Global Health & International Development

Session L1: Healthcare Strategies for Non-Communicable Diseases

Session L2: Environmental and Ecological Health

Session L21: Child Health Interactive Workshop

Session W6: Global Health Technology Social Enterprise Pitches: Ideas in Development

Session W9: Film Screening (Read Blog)

Session W28: Advocacy, Art, and Social Change in Public Health

Saturday, 11:00-12:30pm

Session SH: Innovations in Global Health (Read Blog)

Session SM: Marketing Strategies Interactive Workshop

Session SL: Networking Lounge

Session CA: Social Enterprise Models

Session CL: Water & Sanitation Social Enterprise Pitches: Ideas in Development

Session L1: Impact, Investing, and Philanthropy

Session L2: Film Screening

Session L21: Film Screening & Discussion With Filmmaker

Session L31: Social Mission Enterprise Interactive Workshop

Session W6: Maternal & Child Health Social Enterprise Pitches: Ideas in Development

Session W9: Lessons From The Field Panel: Setting Up Programs in Remote Areas (Read Written Report)

Session W28: Healthcare Delivery Strategies

Saturday, 12:30-1:30pm: Lunch

Saturday, 1:30-2:00pm: Poster and Networking Session

Saturday, 2:00-3:30pm

Session SH: Healthcare Delivery Models & Innovation

Session SM: Media Education Interactive Workshop

Session SL: Networking Lounge

Session CA: Social Enterprise Solutions

Session CL: Community-Based Social Enterprise Pitches: Ideas in Development

Session L1: Global Health Technology Innovations

Session L2: Film Screening & Discussion With Filmmaker

Session L21: Post-Conflict Rwanda Interactive Workshop

Session L31: Program Development Interactive Workshop

Session W6: Institutional & Global Health Education Social Enterprise Pitches: Ideas in Development

Session W9: Careers in Global Health: Advice From The Experts Panel (read a written report, and read a blog)

Session W28: The Health of Women and Children

Saturday, 3:45-5:15pm

Session SH: Social Media, Storytelling, and Marketing

Session SM: Media Interactive Workshop

Session SL: Networking Lounge

Session CA: Exploring Healthcare Delivery Strategies

Session CL: Bridging Healthcare Gaps Social Enterprise Pitches: Ideas in Development

Session L1: mHealth and Medical Technology Innovations

Session L2: Community-Based Healthcare Delivery Models

Session L21: Design Interactive Workshop

Session L31: Student Leaders in Global Health: Maternal & Child Health

Session W6: Web-Based Social Enterprise Pitches: Ideas in Development

Session W9: Careers in Social Entrepreneurship: Advice From The Experts Panel (Read Written Report)

Session W28: Chronic Diseases & Health Promotion: An Exploration of Glaucoma

Saturday, 5:30-6:40pm

Session SH: mHealth Design and Innovations

Session SL: Networking Lounge

Session CA: Lessons in Business Development and Social Enterprise

Session CL: Community-Based Social Enterprise Pitches: Ideas in Development

Session L1: Translating Healthcare Strategies

Session L2: Surgery and Global Health

Session L21: Marketing Strategies Workshop

Session L31: Student Leaders in Global Health: Patient Care Barriers & Community-Based Health Intervention

Session W6: Nutrition and Food Social Enterprise Pitches: Ideas in Development

Session W9: Maternal & Child Health Social Enterprise Pitches: Ideas in Development

Session W28: Human Rights, Health, and Humanitarian Settings

Saturday, 7:15-9:15pm

Innovation & Ideas Evening Networking Reception: This special 2-hour networking reception will convene conference participants who are interested in networking, discussion, collaboration, and intense conversation about global health and innovation. The reception with hors d'oeuvres will be held at the historic Shubert Theater in New Haven, which is the main conference venue.

Sunday, April 22

Sunday, 8:00-8:50am: Keynote Address

Sunday, 8:55-9:45am: Keynote Address

Sunday, 9:50-10:35am: Keynote Address

Sunday, 10:45am-12:15pm

Session SH: Global Health Technology

Session SM: Nonprofit Workshop (Read Written Report)

Session SL: Networking Lounge

Session L1: Health Policy, Family Planning, and Women's Health

Session L2: Global Health Research Ethics and Advances

Session L21: Student Leaders in Global Health: Family Health and Water Strategies

Session L31: Clinic-Based Social Enterprise Pitches: Ideas in Development

Sunday, 12:15-1:15pm: Lunch

Sunday, 1:15-2:25pm

Session SH: Design and Social Innovation

Session SM: Local Solutions to Eliminate Patient Barriers to Care Panel: Meet Unite For Sight Partners Who Reach 200,000 Village Patients Per Year

Session SL: Networking Lounge

Session L1: Healthcare Delivery Strategies

Session L2: Market-Based Development Interventions

Session L21: Human Rights & Job Opportunity Social Enterprise Pitches: Ideas in Development

Session L31: Policy & Research Tools Social Enterprise Pitches: Ideas in Development

Sunday, 2:35-4:05pm

Session SH: Hunger and Food (Read Blog)

Session SM: Effective, Responsible Partnerships Panel: How To Develop Meaningful Cross-Continental Collaborations (Read Written Report)

Session SL: Networking Lounge

Session L1: Technology & Web-Based Social Enterprise Pitches: Ideas in Development

Session L2: Community-Based Social Enterprise Pitches: Ideas in Development

Session L21: Education Social Enterprise Pitches: Ideas in Development